Visiting Angels Chicago: What is Home Care?

If you are caring for an aging parent or loved one, you’ve probably asked yourself “what is home care?”. At Visiting Angels® Chicago, our home care services provide companion care and personal care for seniors that want to continue living in their own homes, but need assistance. Our years of experience and commitment to excellence has made us a trusted home care provider for seniors and their families throughout the northwest side of Chicago, including Niles, Morton Grove, Lincolnwood, Golf, and the surrounding suburbs.

Trusted Home Care in Chicago

At Visiting Angels Chicago, we understand that home care is a new experience for many families, and you may be filled with questions. Will my loved one feel comfortable with a home care provider? How does scheduling work? What if my loved one’s needs change? We are here to help, and will take the time to answer any questions you and your loved one might have to make the process as smooth and worry-free as possible. We’ll spend time getting to know the unique circumstances of your loved one and family, and design a care program that meets every need.

Home care services from Visiting Angels Chicago help families in the Chicagoland area in many ways, including:

  • Consulting with you and your loved one to discuss care needs with no obligation to begin care

  • Building a customized care plan based on your loved one’s needs and preferences

  • Taking the time to match your loved one with a caregiver that meets their needs, schedule, and personality

  • Offering flexible scheduling and payment options

  • Providing 24-hour phone support 365 days a year, including weekends and holidays

The Home Care Help You Need, When You Need It

Whether the need for home care is sudden or the result of chronic illness or declining health, Visiting Angels Chicago can help. If your loved one is being released from the hospital, we can act fast to provide the support and care needed. We can also assist with in-hospital care and transitioning a loved one into your home. Our home care services can provide a variety of services to seniors and their families in the northwest Chicagoland area, including:

  • Reminders to take medications, eat, and drink fluids regularly

  • Light Housekeeping, such as vacuuming and laundry

  • Personal care including dressing, bathing, and grooming

  • Assistance with shopping and errands

  • Transportation to activities and appointments

  • Hospital assistance, including discharge and rehabilitation

  • Friendly companionship on walks or during favorite activities

To learn more about our home care services, call Visiting Angels Chicago today to schedule your no-cost consultation. Our home care services are available to seniors and their families in northwest Chicago, Niles, Morton Grove, Lincolnwood, Golf, and the surrounding suburbs.

Each Visiting Angels agency is a franchise that is independently owned and operated. The Franchisor, Living Assistance Services Inc., does not control or manage the day to day business operations of any Visiting Angels franchised agency.